Trust and Identity November Updates
The TIER November Newsletter included many updates, including a blog on "InCommon and TIER Better Together" and a profile on TIER contributor Gabor Eszes of Old Dominion University.
Community feedback is invited on two Trust and Identity Consultations, one on the proposed charter for the CACTI (Community Architecture for Trust and Identity) advisory group and the other on the Per-Entity Metadata Working Group final report. The Consultations wiki is available at https://spaces.internet2.edu/display/TI/Trust+and+Identity+Consultations
The December IAM Online, a monthly webinar on identity and access management, will feature "What is TIER and What Does it Mean for Me?" TIER is both an IAM software suite and practice set under development by the research and education community. More details and information about attending are at www.incommon.org/iamonline
InCommon is operating a proof of concept in support of increased security incident response internationally. SIRTFI (Security Incident Response Trust Framework for Federated Identity) provides a framework for identity federation participants around the globe for coordinated response to security incidents. Details are available at https://refeds.org/sirtfi
The InCommon Assurance Advisory Committee (AAC) is seeking new members for three-year terms beginning in 2017. For more information please see https://spaces.internet2.edu/x/ww4ZBg